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Wheat and Small Grains

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The Winter That Wasn’t

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Growing Organic Grain - Demand Outpacing Supply

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Video: Wheat Development and Growth

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Market Prices

W: Chicago Wheat Futures Prices (soft red winter wheat)
KW: Kansas City Wheat Future Prices (hard red winter wheat)
MW: Minneapolis Wheat Futures Prices (hard red spring wheat)
C: Chicago Corn Futures Prices

Tool Box
Dynamic decision tools to help you make informed management choices.

Variety Selection Tool

Variety Selection Tool


Nitrogen Application Calculator


Spring Wheat Yield Calculator

Post Harvest Nitrogen Calculator

Post Harvest Nitrogen Calculator


Wheat & Barley Production in Washington

For decades Washington has been known throughout the world as the home of high quality soft white and club wheat production. Washington farmers also raise superb hard red winter, hard white, hard red spring wheat, and barley.

In 2013 there were nearly 2.2 million acres of wheat harvested in the state of Washington, yielding more than 144 million bushels, and barley was harvested on 185 thousand acres for a total production of 13.3 million bushels.

Winter Wheat

Spring Wheat

Soft White



Hard White



Hard Red



Total 1.66 million acres (114.5 million bushels) 455 thousand acres (21.8 million bushels)


This data was provided by the United States Department of Agriculture National Agriculture Statistics Service.

Upcoming Events

1:00 pm Laboratory Methods Useful in Dia... @ Hilton-Portland
Laboratory Methods Useful in Dia... @ Hilton-Portland
Mar 9 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Western Society of Weed Sciences presents a unique professional training opportunity for individuals working in the agrochemical and production agriculture industry on Monday, March 9 at the Hilton in Portland, Oregon. This training, “Laboratory[...]
7:30 am Improving Your Farm with InsectS... @ Latah County Fairgrounds
Improving Your Farm with InsectS... @ Latah County Fairgrounds
Mar 13 @ 7:30 am – 3:30 pm
Cost of this event is $5 for students and Rural Roots members or $10 for non-members. The registration fee includes workshop materials and lunch. Registration is limited to 50 people. The deadline to register is[...]

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